Technology, Innovation & Enterprise

Solving Industry-Specific Problems

SIT’s Technology, Innovation & Enterprise division is a one-stop centre for companies and organisations to collaborate with SIT’s faculty, professional officers and students on industry projects and community innovation projects.

Contact us at Innovate@SingaporeTech.edu.sg if you are interested in the following:

  • Industry Projects
  • Business Development Opportunities
  • Training and Development for Local Companies
  • Innovative projects which can improve social, economic or environmental aspects of a community
Our Mission

To be the focal centre for industry projects and collaboration with companies. Companies can advance the development of their innovative products and services at SIT, by leveraging the technological expertise of our professional experts and students.

As a leader in moulding enterprising and innovative students, Technology, Innovation & Enterprise division enhances students’ learning experiences through industry collaboration and community innovation initiatives.

Why Partner with SIT?

Domain Expertise

We have a strong team of Professors, Project Officers and students across five different clusters of specialisation, who are able to support the multi-disciplinary and complex nature of industry problems.

Our areas of specialisation are:

  • Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering and Food Technology
  • Infocomm Technology
  • Health and Social Sciences
  • Design and Specialised Businesses

Learn about our projects:

Contact us on how we can work together on your projects.

Co-funding with Industry

We tap on both external and internal grants to support our involvement in industry projects.

Project Space & Mentors

We are equipped with laboratories, equipment, tools and dedicated project spaces to support our work with the industry.

Industry-Centric Intellectual Property Policy

We have an industry-centric Intellectual Property (IP) policy that allows companies to own the IP generated from collaborations with E&I Hub.

Integrated Work Study Programme (IWSP)

The Integrated Work Study Programme (IWSP) is a distinctive feature of SIT-conferred degree programmes.

Funding

To support industry collaborations, the Technology, Innovation & Enterprise division  provides internal grants to help companies co-fund projects.

Where possible, the Technology, Innovation & Enterprise division  will also co-develop grant proposals to bid for external grants (e.g. National Research Foundations, National Medical Research Council, SPRING Singapore).

Our internal grant, Ignition and Innovation Grant, is set up to provide early-stage funding support for faculty to embark on industry projects involving students and companies in Singapore.

Grant Categories and Duration

Ignition and Innovation Grant

  • 1-year funding scheme to support Proof-of-Concept (POC) project
  • Early conceptualisation stage
  • Development of a prototype/concept/solution with industrial partnership

External Grant:

MOE Translational and Innovation Fund (TIF)

  • 2-year funding scheme to support Proof-of-Value (POV) project
  • New innovations which improve/develop new products, processes and systems that generate economic payoffs
  • Adoption by the industry
Our Team

Applied Sciences Cluster

Veronica Oh, Manager
Veronica.Oh@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 2104

Business, Design, Education and Social Sciences Cluster

Arthur Poh, Director
Arthur.Poh@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 8971

Engineering Cluster

Ng Khee Yang, Assistant Director
KheeYang.Ng@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 2020

Health Science Cluster & Community

Anthony Chee, Deputy Director
Anthony.Chee@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 8945

Infocomm Cluster

Joel Ng, Deputy Director
Joel.Ng@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 8957

Grant Administration

June Loh, Assistant Director
June.Loh@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 2191

Enterprise

Ow Weng Kay, Head
WengKay.Ow@SingaporeTech.edu.sg
6592 8157

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